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Missile Defense

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Missile Defense

Missile Defense

Missile Defense

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Scott talks with NPR's Mike Shuster about the current state of missile shield technology. The U.S. military has tested this technology over the past few years with mixed results. This week, President Bush announced that the U.S. will withdraw from the 1972 Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty that forbids certain missile shield tests.

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